Coastal Porch Decorating Ideas for the Summer

Shape up the outdoors with these coastal porch decorating ideas.

decorating a porch
How you are using your porch determines how you will Furnish and Decorate it. If your porch is small you might want an intimate Conversation Set. If you only use your porch to lounge, find great Lounge Chairs. If your porch is large you can set up a Set with a Sofa. Or maybe some comfy Club Chairs is all you need. And to make your porch feel like a room, add decor to the wall. Simple porch decor in a Texas home by Susan Castor.

decorating a porch for summer by the beach
A lovely example of decorating a porch casually and beachy, photographed by Eric Roth. What pulls it together are the flower pots and united color scheme.

porch sitting area in blue and white
A clean crisp sitting area, seen on Houzz.

cottage porch decor
A cottage cozy sitting area with Wicker Furniture at the Iron Fish.

porch decorating
Outdoor Porch Decorating at Better Homes and Gardens. This coastal porch is bright and beachy.

Estee Lauder Palm Beach house
Hard to believe that Estee Lauder (1908 - 2004) didn't use the porch of her seasonal escape in Palm Beach. "She didn’t like the wind to mess up her hair," says daughter in law Evelyn. You can read the story of the remodel at Architectural Digest.

decorating a porch with rug
This Porch looks and feels like an indoor living room. Layered rugs, lots of pillows, even books on the coffee table. Also see 5 Easy Decor Ideas to Give your Room a Fresh Look.

porch swings
Divine porch swings. Featured on Ideas to Bring Home the Beach.

porch lounge chairs on lanai
Great lounge chairs on a lanai in a home located in Hawaii.

porch furniture
An intimate and comfortable sitting area. Via Coastal Living. If you are not in a wind zone, a plant can be a great addition to a porch.

decorating a porch like a loving room
You can decorate any covered porch like a living room. Black rattan couches give this space a crisp sophistication. Seen at House Beautiful. The porch overlooks the San Francisco Bay.

decorating a small porch
Small porch with a casual living room look, made for sandy feet. Original source no longer available.

tropical coastal summer porch
You don't need an ocean view in order to have a relaxing coastal porch retreat. You can create a tropical porch paradise anywhere, as seen in this Country Home.

porch decor idea
It's time to chill on your coastal porch. Original source unknown.

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